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DARYL STOKES
Tampa, Florida - United States


, Transition, Abstract, $7,088
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, Wolf Phantom, Abstract, $5,670
, Second Nature, Abstract, $3,670
, Split Personality, Abstract, $1,008
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, Roundabout, Abstract, $835
, Eternal Flame, Abstract, Sold

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Artist Statement

I have been an artist most of my entire life beginning in junior high school. In my early years, I did many sketches and paintings that were realistic subjects. Eventually I became intrigued with impressionism and abstract expressionism which lead me to create an extensive series of expressionistic acrylic paintings and optical designs. In college, I majored in art education and did extensive studies in fine arts, psychology and humanities. After college, I began traveling the US and eventually moved to Monterey, Ca. where I discovered articles created from redwood burls. I became fascinated with the endless array of natural forms inherent in redwood driftwood and burls and I began an entirely new artistic endeavor. For over 20 years, I designed and produced an wide array of redwood furniture ranging from coffee tables, dining tables, bars, chairs, sofas to include floor fountains, sculptured lamp stands, bed frames and many other unique sculptural products. Recently I have developed a new series of contemporary abstract redwood sculptures that are visually dramatic with many subliminal forms resembling animals or containing human characteristics. As the sculptures are viewed from different positions, they change remarkably....

Original Artworks (15)

Daryl Stokes, Transition, 2009, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2009
35 x 61 x 28 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, Wolf Phantom, 2010, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2010
27 x 57 x 24 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, Second Nature, 2010, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2010
24 x 51 x 13 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, Little Me, 2010, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2010
14 x 37 x 10 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sold
Daryl Stokes, Split Personality, 2010, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2010
24 x 33 x 10 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, Roundabout, 2011, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2011
17 x 18 x 17 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, Eternal Flame, 2011, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2011
23 x 56 x 19 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sold
Daryl Stokes, Captivated Redwood Abstra..., 2009, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2009
37 x 62 x 30 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, Heart Throb Redwood Abstr..., 2010, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2010
25 x 40 x 11 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Sold
Daryl Stokes, Soaring Through Time Redw..., 2009, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2009
45 x 29 x 13 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, Sculptured Redwood Glass ..., 2009, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2009
30 x 30 x 23 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, Sculptured Redwood Glass ..., 2009, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2009
30 x 30 x 23 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, Moral Support, 2010, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2010
29 x 58 x 20 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, Partners, 2009, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2009
32 x 75 x 27 inches (W x H x D)
United States
Daryl Stokes, The Protester, 2010, Original Sculpture Wood,    inches
Daryl Stokes
Original Wood Sculpture, 2010
20 x 38 x 20 inches (W x H x D)
United States